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Sylvia’s Home Journal

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Published
1880
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First edition
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Quarto. 12 monthly parts bound in one volume. Ward, Lock, & Co. London 1880. xxx, 518pp; 12 hand coloured plates "The Newest French Fashions" for each month printed by Lefevre and published by Goubaud et Fils. With the subscribers' inserts: the cut out patterns have never been used. Large folding Fashion Sheet January 1880, Madam Adele Letellier: collar, cape,… Read more
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Mary Howitt. An autobiography. In two volumes.

by Howitt, Mary & Howitt, Margaret (ed.)

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Published
1889
Edition
First edition
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$120.00

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2 volumes. Royal octavo. Wm. Isbister Limited. London. 1889. Two mounted tissue guarded Woodburytype photo frontispieces, 33 illustrations. xviii, (1), 326pp.; ix, (1), 370pp. Half speckled calf, renewed to spines, marbled boards, gilt lettering, rules and floral and foliar edging. Marbled endpapers. Light shelf wear to edges and rubbing to corners. Light spotting to endpapers. A handsome bright crisp… Read more
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Granite Island. A portrait of Corsica

by Carrington, Dorothy

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Published
1971
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First edition. Longman. London. 1971. Octavo. xiii, (1), 336pp. 29 monochrome illustrations. Map. Original cloth, gilt to spine. Original protected unclipped dust wrapper, two small closed tears to top edge, minor rubbing to top corner, slight fading to spine. Bookplate of Clare Tritton McLaren (Clare McLaren Throckmorton of Coughton Court) to ffep. Frederica Dorothy Violet Carrington (Lady Rose) (1910 - 2002)… Read more
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image of Tea leaves: being a collection of letters and documents relating to the shipment of tea to the American Colonies in the year 1773, by the East India Tea Company

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Subscribers' edition. A.O.Crane. Boston. 1884. Small 4to. clxxxiv, (2) 189-375pp. 20 portraits, 8 illustrations, 50 facsimile autographs. Subscription copy No.24. Original pictorial cloth, gilt lettering to spine, Rubbed to spine. Corners bumped. Lightly toned. Inscribed dedication to Mary Elizabeth Darling from her affectionate brothers George E. and Douglas B. Foster, with associated genealogical material tipped in to fep and ffep,… Read more
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$176.48
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The poets' daughters. Dora Wordsworth and Sara Coleridge

by Waldegrave, Katie

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Published
2013
Edition
First Edition
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First edition. Hutchinson. London. 2013. Octavo. xvi, 416pp. Illustrations. Near fine in original dust wrapper.
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Vanishing Africa

by Ricciardi, Mirella

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Paul Haynes Rare Books
Published
1974
Edition
Revised edition
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Revised edition. Collins. London. 1974. Large quarto. 87pp. 212 photo plates. Original cloth in vg d/w. In the original cream slipcase, slightly soiled.
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Nomads of Niger

by Beckwith, Carol & Offelen, Marion Van

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Published
1983
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First edition. Harry N. Abrams. New York. 1983. Large quarto. 224pp. Profusely illustrated with photographs. Original cloth in vg d/w. Carol Beckwith, the American photographer, and Marion van Offelen, the Belgian anthropologist, met in 1979 in Kenya. For the next two years they lived with the Wodaabe, learning their language and following their migrations, on foot and by camel, to… Read more
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The sword in Anglo-Saxon England.

by Davidson, H. R. Ellis

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Published
1962
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First edition. Clarendon Press. Oxford. 1962. xxvii, 237pp. 16 plates. Original blue cloth, gilt to spine. Edges lightly spotted. A nice copy. Hilda Roderick Ellis Davidson (1914-2006) English antiquarian and academic, a Fellow of the Society of Antiquities.
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image of Hindostan, Its landscapes, palaces, temples, tombs; the shores of the Red Sea; and the sublime and romantic scenery of the Himalaya Mountains illustrated in a series of views drawn by Turner, Stanfield, Prout, Cattermole, Roberts, Allom, etc.

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Fisher, Son & Co., The Caxton Press, Angel Street, St. Martin's-Le-Grand, London. [1845-47] Two volumes. Quarto. First editions. 128pp. Engraved half title, engraved frontispiece plate, 50 further engraved plates; Engraved half title, engraved frontispiece plate, 47 further engraved plates, 104pp. The 99 plates are by Turner, Stanfield, Prout, Cattermole, Roberts and Allom. Contemporary half maroon morocco, spines in six… Read more
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Owls Nest. A tribute to Sarah Elliott Perkins by her granddaughter

by Cunningham, Edith Perkins

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Published
1907
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Printed at the Riverside Press. For Private Distribution. Cambridge, Mass. 1907. 8vo. [xi], 323pp. Frontis., 12 further plates, tissue guarded, 2 folding genealogical tables. Half morocco, marbles boards. Spine in six compartments, each boxed in gilt, gilt lettering and date. Marbled endpapers. Silk bookmark. Top edge gilt, other edges untrimmed. Inscribed by the author to Mrs von Mohl to… Read more
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image of Narrative of a Ten Years Residence at Tripoli in Africa: from the original correspondence in the possession of the family of the Late Richard Tully, Esq. The British Consul.

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First edition. Printed for Henry Colburn, British and Foreign Public Library, Conduit Street, Hanover Square. London. 1816. 4to. xiii, bl., (2), 370pp. Folding map, 5 hand coloured tissue guarded plates. Later half calf, spine in six compartments with raised banding, gilt lettering and motifs, marbled boards, new endpapers. Short detachment of tissue guard and title page to base. Very… Read more
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Christmas formula and other stories. Being No. 11 of the Furnival Books

by Benson, Stella

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Paul Haynes Rare Books
Published
1932
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Edition
Limited edition 377/550
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$56.47

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William Jackson. Joiner and Steele. London. 1932. 8vo. 67pp. Woodcut frontis. Original cloth, gilt lettering to spine and cover. Teg. Signed limited edition 377/550. Joiner and Steele insert tipped in, as called for. Bookplate of Peter M. Jeavons to fep. Foreword by Geoffrey West. Stella Benson (1892-1933) novelist, poet, and travel writer. She lived in China from 1920, whilst continuing to… Read more
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Annals of South Glamorgan. Historical, Legendary, and Descriptive Chapters on some leading places of interest.

by Spencer, Marianne Robertson

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W. Spurrell & Son. Carmarthen. n.d. [1913]. First edition. Royal 8vo. viii, 269pp. Title in red. Photo frontis., numerous photo illus. and drawings. Historiated initials. Corrigenda tipped in. Original cloth, bumped, a little rubbing to extremities. Teg. Occasional spotting, and to foredge. With local ephemera loosely inserted. Marianne Robertson Spencer (1861-1924)
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Nursery Rhymes.

by Sackville-West, V

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Paul Haynes Rare Books
Published
1947
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Edition
Limited Edition
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$211.77

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Limited Edition: Number 527 of 550. Royal 8vo. 66, (blank), (1)pp. On hand-made laid paper, with title and first page of text in pink and black; decorative cloth gilt, gilt back, gilt inner dentelles. Untrimmed edges, a lovely copy in unclipped protected dustwrapper lightly sunned to spine, with minor spotting.
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